Health Departments in Washington County, Florida

There are 2 Health Departments in Washington County, Florida, serving a population of 24,472 people in an area of 583 square miles. There is 1 Health Department per 12,236 people, and 1 Health Department per 291 square miles.

In Florida, Washington County is ranked 13th of 67 counties in Health Departments per capita, and 38th of 67 counties in Health Departments per square mile.

List of Washington County Health Departments

Find Washington County, Florida health departments, DOH, and health and human services.

Washington County Health Department 1331 South Boulevard Chipley, FL

Washington County Health Department 1338 South Boulevard Chipley, FL

About Washington County Health Departments

Washington County Health Departments are responsible for monitoring public health risks, coordinating responses to public health risks, and setting and enforcing public health standards in Washington County, FL. Departments of Public Health (DPH) are particularly active in preventing the spread of disease, ensuring a clean water supply, and promoting a healthy environment and healthy behaviors among the public. Health Depts are also a key source of Washington County records.

You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
  • Washington County public health records
  • Vital records searches including birth and death certificates
  • Requesting copies of marriage certificates
  • Washington County restaurant inspection grades
  • Verifying professional licenses

Washington County Health Statistics

Find Washington County Population of People With Disabilities, Population by Disability Type, Public Health Insurance Coverage, and Private Health Insurance Coverage. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Washington County Population of People With Disabilities
 Washington CountyFlorida
People With Disabilities4,283 (19.6%)2,720,957 (13.4%)
Females With Disabilities1,966 (17.4%)1,398,825 (13.4%)
Males With Disabilities2,317 (22.0%)1,322,132 (13.4%)
Washington County Population by Disability Type
 Washington CountyFlorida
Hearing Difficulty1,445 (6.6%)780,470 (3.8%)
Vision Difficulty901 (4.1%)510,695 (2.5%)
Cognitive Difficulty1,502 (7.3%)995,847 (5.2%)
Ambulatory Difficulty2,336 (11.3%)1,464,213 (7.6%)
Self-Care Difficulty989 (4.8%)542,985 (2.8%)
Independent Living Difficulty1,739 (10.2%)968,492 (6.0%)
Washington County Public Health Insurance Coverage
 Washington CountyFlorida
Public Health Insurance10,134 (46.3%)7,481,815 (36.9%)
Medicare Coverage5,065 (23.1%)4,342,389 (21.4%)
Medicaid Coverage5,947 (27.2%)3,739,612 (18.4%)
VA Health Care Coverage863 (3.9%)610,778 (3.0%)
Washington County Private Health Insurance Coverage
 Washington CountyFlorida
Private Health Insurance12,492 (57.1%)12,563,057 (61.9%)
Employer Based Coverage8,970 (41.0%)9,142,336 (45.1%)
Direct-Purchase Coverage3,175 (14.5%)3,412,221 (16.8%)
Tricare & Military Coverage1,073 (4.9%)726,692 (3.6%)